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Land Use & Transportation

Bertha on Track to Resume Tunneling

Area grandmother determined to finish the job.

Smarter Street Talk

Seattle Neighborhood Greenways road tested messages about safe streets. Here's what they learned.

More Tolls for Tacoma Narrows

Yet traffic forecasts still assume steady growth.

Photo Essay: A Family’s Vancouver Bicycle Cruise

The downtown's bikeways, greenways, and separated cycle lanes make for a family-friendly bike ride.

Seattle to See Bigger Presence from Little Cars

Car2go Seattle increases fleet by 50%, covers entire city.

The Dark Side of Cheap Gas

Inexpensive gas means more driving, more gas-guzzlers.

Seattle’s Vision Zero Plan

"We should not accept death as a byproduct of commuting."

Portland’s Vision Zero Plan

20 steps to safer streets.

Seattle District Loses Bid for Downtown School

Plus, 3 lessons for not letting it happen again.

What is Vision Zero?

If one plane crash is one too many, why are thousands of traffic deaths tolerated?